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Mr. Warren Buffet holds the title of being the second richest man in the world as he sits on his 83 billion dollar throne. He was an early bloomer who knew what he wanted to be since he was very little and as he hit 16 he had a total of 53,000 Today’s worth of dollars.

Here are 20 fun facts about the Billionaire:

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1. At the age of 10, Warren Buffet began planning aims for his life during a lunch with A New York Stock Exchange Member – talk about keeping rich company!

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2. That lead him to start purchasing stocks at the age of 11; he invested $38 apiece purchasing multiple shares of Cities Service Preferred.

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3. While delivering newspapers in his teens, he ended up making more money per month than his teachers would – his estimated earning was $175 a month.

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4. Adding to Paper Delivery he sold second-hand stamps and golf balls, began a pinball machine business, transformed a horse track to a playground and even buffed cars! This raised his net worth at that time to $53,000.

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5. He settled for Columbia University after he had been rejected from Harvard Business School.

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6. Persistent should have been his middle name – he wouldn’t take no for an answer when his Idol Benjamin Graham refused to work with him and kept on pitching ideas until Benjamin finally fired him!

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7. He wanted to Propose to his wife so Buffett took a Dale Carnegie Public speaking course using $100. Now that’s loving gesture.

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8. He is a humble man who still lives in $31,500 worth house he bought in 1956 located in Omaha Nebraska consisting of 5 bedrooms.

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9. He is far from a tech-savvy billionaire; Buffett uses a flip phone and doesn’t have a computer on his desk, as a matter of fact in his entire life he has sent only one email to Microsoft’s Jeff Raikes.

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10. He uses his time to play Bridge 12 hours a week and about 80% of his free time reading.

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11. Buffett has a rather unhealthy diet as he consumes a huge amount of Coca-Cola every day!

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12. It was after his 50th Birthday he made 99% of his wealth and has a track record for beating the market; sufficient to say, he’s very good at what he does, right?

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